Quebec


Effort to change name of Asbestos, Quebec halted after residents voice displeasure with potential names

The town of more that 7,000 residents was supposed to vote using a ranked ballot between October 14 and October 18. However, that date has now been pushed back.

Elie M. Cantin-Nantel

BREAKING: Canadian premiers hold joint press conference requesting Trudeau govt increase healthcare funding by $28 BILLION

The Trudeau government's speech, which will lay out the Liberal Party's legislative agenda for the upcoming parliamentary session is scheduled for Wednesday, September 23.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

BREAKING: Bloc Quebecois leader tests positive for COVID-19

A statement from the Bloc says that Vlanchet is in self-isolation and "is doing perfectly well."

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

MP calls for investigation into Trudeau govt's $237 MILLION contract to former Liberal MP

"My good friend Frank Baylis, who I sat with for a number of years on committee, gets a contact," said Angus. "How did that contract happen?"

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Notorious Quebec pedophile released and reoffends, tries to pay roommate to take the blame

A notorious pedophile in Quebec has been accused of reoffending after spending 15 years in a penitentiary.

Joe Vaughan

19-year-old dies of coronavirus in Quebec

Quebec's health department confirmed that a 19-year-old sadly lost his life to coronavirus on Thursday.

Sam Edwards

Quebec contractor that was given $382 MILLION by Trudeau has failed to ship any masks so far

The government awarded this contract to Medicom—a Montreal-based company who do not have any factories in Canada.

Nico Johnson

Could there be a constitutional right to drink in parks?

Vancouver could soon become the first major Canadian city outside of Quebec to allow drinking in public parks.

Josh Dehaas

Canadian university students launch petition to get prof removed for saying book title with N-word in it

Professor Catherine Russell apparently named the book twice in one class, and for this, students from the Concordia Film Studies department have launched a petition to condemn Russell.

Libby Emmons

Trudeau government awards Quebec company with no Canadian factories 10-year $133 MILLION PPE deal

A Quebec company has landed a $133,486,868 sole-sourced federal deal to manufacture pandemic masks despite not having a factory in Canada

Sam Edwards

Environmentalist Montreal mayor forbids downtown traffic, then wonders why nobody is downtown

The mayor, who in the past has declared herself an environmentalist, has once again clogged up the streets and pushed people away. Could these new measures be a Trojan horse to push through those kind of policies?

Joe Vaughan

Making face masks mandatory is not backed by science or law

Government policies are still based on the panic of March, rather than on the facts known in July.

John Carpay

Six-year-old Montreal girl stabbed multiple times and in critical condition

A six-year-old girl is in critical condition after she was stabbed multiple times in Montreal’s east end.

Sam Edwards

WATCH: Montreal police tackle and arrest man in Tim Hortons for not wearing a mask

On Saturday afternoon, a man who refused to wear a mask was tackled to the ground and arrested by police in a Montreal Tim Hortons.

Barrett Wilson

Premier Legault says Quebec bars may close after spike in coronavirus cases

After Quebec reported its highest number of single-day cases since June, Legault on Thursday expressed his concern and is looking into closing the province’s bars.

Sam Edwards